Producer and writer, Anthony Potter; narrator, Eric SevareidPresident Wilson's idealistic hopes for world peace through collective security clashed with the harsh old-world "real-politik" of Europe, which wanted to punish Germany. The resultant punitive treaty, in effect, sowed the seeds of World War II. Wilson was forced to compromise his ideals, but returned home to fight for ratification of the League of Nations, firm in his belief that it would be the cornerstone for a lasting... Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924, World War (1914-1918), Treaty of... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Robert Ryan, narratorMusic, Morton Gould Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, World War (1914-1918), World War, 1914-1918, Economic history,... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
byColumbia Broadcasting System, inc; Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, inc
Forum editionTelecast on the CBS-TV documentary show World War I, under the title Doomed dynasties SummaryDepicts the dynasties of Russia's Czar, Germany's Kaiser and Austria's Emperor and includes a case study in 20th - century and world history. Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, World War (1914-1918), World War, 1914-1918, Twentieth century history... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Tells the story of the ill - fated Weimar Republic, from its conception following the first World War to its dissolution in 1933. Attributes the fall of the Republic to the depression, inexperience with democracy and ineffectiveness. Studies the behavior patterns of children from six to nine years old. Discusses the meaning of various forms of conduct and describes ways in which parents may guide and govern their children through a challenging, often trying phase of development. Presents a... Topics: From Kaiser To Fuehrer, World War I (1914-1918), World War II (1939-1945), History, Place names,...
Surveys the history of the participation of black Americans in the Armed Forces of the United States from the Revolutionary War to the war in Vietnam. Features paintings, drawing, cartoons and news footage of wars in which the U S has been involved. Narrated by Bill Cosby. Discusses the relationship of heredity to criminality. Points out the common misconceptions concerning physical characteristics as a cause or recognizable symbol of crime. Explains the fallacies in Lombrosos theories of... Topics: educational film, Military art and science, Professions and occupations, Vietnam War (1965-1975),...